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[jee-uh-graf-i-kuh l] /ˌdʒi əˈgræf ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. of or relating to the natural features, population, industries, etc., of a region or regions. adj. 1550s, from Late Latin geographicus (from Greek geographikos, from geographia; see geography) + -al (1). Related: Geographically.
noun 1. . noun 1. a former name for nautical mile
- Geographical tongue
geographical tongue ge·o·graph·i·cal tongue (jē’ə-grāf’ĭ-kəl) n. A chronic inflammation of the tongue characterized by distinct somewhat circular groupings of lesions bounded by a white band. Also called benign migratory glossitis, erythema migrans linguae, pityriasis linguae.
- Geographic arbitrage
noun the practice of high-paid professionals moving to less-expensive areas